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Purdy: Sharks win, but series far from over
04/20/2014 11:55 PM PDT
The San Jose Sharks have a two-game lead against the Los Angeles Kings, but San Jose needs to do a lot more to win the series.
Purdy: San Jose Sharks rookies make impact in playoffs
04/19/2014 11:38 PM PDT - Tomas Hertl and Matt Nieto make huge contributions for the San Jose Sharks in Game 1 against the Los Angeles Kings.
Kawakami: Warriors' David Lee dials it down in order to turn it on
David Lee began slowly against the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 1 but picked it up when the Warriors needed it the most.
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Thompson: Klay Thompson answers challenge in Game 1 win over Clippers
Stephen Curry wasn't himself in Golden State's NBA playoff opener against the Los Angeles Clippers, but Klay Thompson stepped up as a playmaker in the Warriors' upset win over Blake Griffin and Co.
Wake of the Week archive: Trouble for local hero 10 years ago
Bud Geracie's archived column from 2004 that takes a sideways look back at the local and national sports scene
Officials in Turkey have nutty plan to heat buildings
Officials are examining plans to build the country's first ecological city with buildings heated by burning pistachio shells. Full Story
Tonight's TV picks: 'Game of Thrones' setting target on Tyrion?
Also, 'Devious Maids' returns for more sudsy fun, and 'Salem' takes us back to 17th-century time of witches.
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Ryan Seacrest leaving 'American Idol?'
Report says the “Idol” host stepping down after current season.